Furthermore, they are used in toothpastes, analgesics and decongestant inhalers. In addition eucalyptol is used in dental products (). Recent studies emphasize the use of essential oil against bacterial nosocomial infections resistant to traditional antibiotics. Often essential oils are added in the formulation of pharmaceutical specialties to mask the
The Dangers of Tanning “Today, more than 3.5 million skin cancers are diagnosed each year in the United States. That’s more than all other cancers combined” says Stacy Simon form cancer.org. In the article “Indoor tanning” it says that there is a “higher melanoma rates among young females compared to young males.” The reason young females have a higher rate of melanoma is because of females indoor tanning. Indoor tanning is potentially dangerous and has been the cause of many deaths. “But my tanning salon says that there is absolutely no possibility of me getting cancer because they use safe tanning rays,” one might complain.
Clearly , the Sun isn’t dangerous , overexposure to it is. The same thing applies to Vitamin D pills, till now no one knows what amount is safe and an overdose would lead to HyperCalcemia , which produces Kidney stones, meddles with your heart and brain, and damages your bones. Still, Vitamin D experts are increasing the daily amount needed well aware of the risks. So, some people opt for what they consider the safest way to get Vitamin D – Food. Vitamin D is commonly found in Dairy products , fatty fish, orange juice , egg yolks…etc.
Those who oppose infant vaccinations believe that they cause a host of chronic, incurable, and life threatening diseases. To start off with the most debatable issue which is that mercury found in vaccines as a preservative leads to autistic spectrum disorders especially since it is given to infants at critical developing periods. According to a study, mercury levels are decreasing in the blood after being given the shot, thus believing that vaccines containing thimerosal which is an organomecury compound are safe to use (Pichichero et al, 2000). According to a more thorough study , mercury is not leaving the body or disappearing but traveling to the brain and turning into inorganic mercuric chloride (Burbacher et al, 2005).In the US, the commonness
Claudia Kalb’s article “ Do No Harm,” published in the October 4, 2010, issue of Society, discuses the healthcare professionals’ defensive behavior that causes the malpractices among patients. Kalb reports that since the Health system’s applied the lawyer Boothman’s program of “ disclosure and compensation,” then the number of lawsuits reduced as well as the legal- defense costs have dropped around 61 percent. In 1999, there were around 100,000 Americans people are killed from the preventable medical errors, noted Kalb. Also, the header of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services even claims that there won’t be any refund to the hospitals for preventable medical error cases. According to Kalb, Harvard’s Institute for Professionalism and
Most people believe that tanning is not healthy for you because of research. It is proven through research that tanning can lead in negative outcomes because of the strength of the rays, decreased vitamin D, and the increased risk for Skin Cancer It is stated that the rays produced from a tanning bed are twelve times stronger than the rays from the sun (Wingert). Although people argue that you can control the time
Relevance of topic to audience: Although the sun is necessary for life, too much sun exposure can lead to adverse health effects. More than 1 million people in the United States are diagnosed with skin cancer each year (EPA). So, everybody is subjected to these potential adverse effects of overexposure to the sun. C. Established Credibility: My family has a history of skin cancer D. Thesis: Many people do not use sun protection on a daily bases and are unaware of the health effects of sun exposure that can be easily preventive by using sun protection. E. Preview: Today I want to educate and motivate you to wear sun protection by explaining how sun exposure affects everyone, that there is no excuse for not protecting yourself with all the different kinds of sun protection products available, and finally, to remind you that the simple step of applying sunblock eliminates potential and preventable health effects.
This includes; Zovirax, Valtrex and Famvir. The doctor may also prescribe capsaicin cream, numbing agent such as lidocaine, delivered via a cream, gel, spray, or skin patch. Other important things to reduce shingles pain include healing baths, wet/cool compression, baking soda / corn starch plate, and dietary remedies. The natural treatments don’t always work for many individual. When you find an effective solution or medication care , there’s no cure for shingles.
How would you feel if you are suffering from an incurable cancer and the only medication that could help you survive a few more years can cost you more than a 100 thousand dollar car? A. Today there are 125,000 people suffering from Multiple Myeloma. The third most common blood cancer in the United States. -To date there is no cure for this disease.
The amount of the radiation produced during indoor tanning is similar to the sun, and in some cases might be stronger than the sun ("Indoor Tanning”). There are approximately 14,000 tanning salons across the country as of early 2014, and they all have gotten very good at justifying the risky behaviors tanning beds possess. (Tavernise). There are many risks that teens take when they tan on a regular basis, therefore, tanning should be banned for minors because of the risk of developing skin cancer, the addiction it might bring on to the teens, damage it does to the skin and the cost of indoor tanning. People tan for all types of reasons, maybe to look nice at a school dance or to just get some color for the cold winter months.
There is slight chance that it may never happen (par.13). A drug designed to treat metastatic melanoma has produced dramatic results in patients with melanoma (Silberman, par.12). J. Leonard Lichtenfeld a medical officer at the American cancer society (Stein, par.8) said “this is a very exciting and important study in a disease that for decades has resisted any meaningful treatment when it has spread through the body” (par.10). Sixty eight thousand Americans are diagnosed with melanoma every year; 8700 are dead from the disease. It is one of deadliest forms of cancer, despite years of research
Clove Tea Cloves are commonly used to treat dental issues because they contain antibacterial and analgesic properties. The analgesic properties make cloves ideal for soothing any intense pain and providing relief. You can create your own clove tea by adding fresh cloves in a pot of boiling water. Allow the water to boil for a few minutes before removing it from the heat. Once done, strain the cloves from the mixture and pour it in a cup to cool.
Also Miami researches discovered that in Florida there are more tanning salons than McDonald’s restaurants, CVS stores or Bank of America branches. Teens have the opportunity to get tan faster, so they don’t want to use traditional way of tanning on the beach and not putting their health and lives under the risk of getting skin cancer. Unfornaturelly not all states have some sort of age restrictions on using of tanning salons, only 40 of them do, according to AIM at Melanoma. Tanning could be “addictive” because “It has all these weird effects that just make me feel better about myself,” Madison, from RL said, “I would like to stop tanning but I can’t,” she
The video was an eye opener for me; I was astonished to hear about people who develop numerous health problems after consuming these products. The problem with taking supplements is that the industry is so poorly regulated and we never know what we are really consuming. In the case of Acai Berries, or any other ingredient, most manufacturers claim their “healthy vitamins” contain 100% of those ingredients, when in reality most of them lie about the component of such products. Personally I don’t doubt the benefits of consuming Acai, but it would be more beneficial if we consume this fruit directly from
Most HPV types cause benign warts, but just 15-20 kinds can cause cancer. Two members of the HPV family (16 and18) cause some 70% of cervical cancers (Carlyle,2014). There will always be someone who is allergic to something or does not respond properly to vaccines. There is always something going on that we don 't know about. We know medicine is not one size fits all, and there will be risks for some people.